Articles tagged “UK government”

Business Travel

Can Travel for Government Business Be What Leads Biz Travel Out of Its Slump?

Expect more government-sponsored international travel as countries drum up business to revive their economies after the prolonged downturn.

Can Travel for Government Business Be What Leads Biz Travel Out of Its Slump?

Tourism

England Will Allow Fully Vaccinated Tourists From U.S. and European Union to Enter Without Quarantine

Finally a decision that gives England a chance to catch up with its neighbors, but all eyes will be on the U.S. now to see if it's ready to meet Europe halfway. The corridor is well overdue.

England Will Allow Fully Vaccinated Tourists From U.S. and European Union to Enter Without Quarantine

Online Travel

7 Travel Startups Kickstarted by the UK Government

Private equity flooded the travel industry during the pandemic, but many startups looked to the government’s Innovate UK arm, which continues to put millions of pounds on the table.

7 Travel Startups Kickstarted by the UK Government

Tourism

UK Confusion Reigns With a Travel Scheme to Exclude Some Countries From Quarantine

With the quarantine reportedly starting in June, it leaves the government little time to clarify exactly how "air bridges" will work, and where they'll apply.

UK Confusion Reigns With a Travel Scheme to Exclude Some Countries From Quarantine

Hotels

UK Hotels Get a Little Lift From Block Bookings for Crisis Workers

As more countries mobilize their crisis workers, hotel groups can at least rely on small levels of business — the tricky part will be figuring out which properties stay open, and who exactly checks in.

UK Hotels Get a Little Lift From Block Bookings for Crisis Workers

Tourism

The Impact of Brexit on the Travel Industry: New Skift Research

The UK is an important contributor to global travel, but the uncertainty over Brexit will impact its place in the world and its residents’ willingness to spend on international vacations. The questions are just how and where the impact will be felt most.

The Impact of Brexit on the Travel Industry: New Skift Research

Tourism

UK Government to Probe Environmental Cost of Tourism

The UK's tourism industry is robust and vitally important to its economy — which is why it's even more important that the government take a look at its environmental impact.

UK Government to Probe Environmental Cost of Tourism